Numbers matter. It’s the sales of a book that make it a bestseller. And we clocked several of those in 2016. From the acquisition of bestselling author Nikita Singh’s Like a Love Song to the publication of Booker prize-winning author Aravind Adiga’s critically acclaimed Selection Day, from Sania Mirza’s memoir Ace against Odds to Ready, Study, Go‘s smart tips and tricks to learn: 2016 was a year of many highs. Here’s our official roll of honour – in no particular order, the books and names which sold the best, in volume terms.